Use these free recipes below for any event where you are catering for kids.

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  • Carrot and sultana bread cases

    Carrot and sultana bread cases

    A cross between a toasted sandwich and a quiche! More

  • Baked kumara snake

    Baked kumara snake

    Who says you shouldn't play with your food? Great for sharing More

  • Kumara wedges with tomato salsa

    Kumara wedges with tomato salsa

    A healthy alternative to hot chips for school canteens. More

  • Fruit kebabs

    Fruit kebabs

    A fun and colourful way to have fruit. You can use whatever's in season. More

  • Kamokamo fritters

    Kamokamo fritters

    Kamokamo (or kumi kumi) are a type of squash, kind of like a marrow with a touch of pumpkin. It has quite... More

  • Potato and tuna patties

    Potato and tuna patties

    So versatile, these patties are great in a burger, with salad or in a lunchbox. More

  • Vegetable scones

    Vegetable scones

    All of the flavours in these scones means you don't even need to top them with anything! More

  • Basic scone

    Basic scone

    This is a great basic recipe for school canteens and early learning services - add vegetables and fruit as desired. More

  • Tzatziki dip

    Tzatziki dip

    Being a yoghurt based dip this is perfect for afternoon or morning tea for early learning menus. More

  • Semolina and pear pudding

    Semolina and pear pudding

    Milk based snacks are different ways to include dairy on early learning service menus. More